Eagle Scout

Auburn’s Steven Lease wields mean cookie sheet

There’s something special about being offered a cookie. Who can help but smile when eating a freshly baked cookie? It’s such a simple thing, sweet and delicious. Auburn’s Ste ...

Students struggle to rescue motorist

Despite acts of heroism by a group of Chico State students, including one from Auburn, a man presumably drowned in the Trinity River after his car swerved off of Highway 299 Saturd ...

Network keeps job hunters positive

When Auburn’s Steven Lease lost his job last summer, he decided to turn a bad situation into something positive. Lease, who was laid off from a small renewable-energy company, q ...

Do political checks and balances include check-kiting?

Trying to remember where the notebook is while wondering if the items on the laptops of those two wandering pilots just happened to be flight attendants ... And another “lapse ...

Seen & Heard: Miller makes it to Eagle Scout

Michael Miller of Meadow Vista was honored in an Eagle Scout Court of Honor ceremony on Sept. 16, 2008. Michael’s scouting career began in 1998 as a Tiger Cub with Pack 6 in Mea ...

Seen & Heard: Multi-generational Eagle Scouts

Riley Brian, 14, of Alta, at left, earned the rank of Eagle Scout on May 6, 2008. Both Riley and his brother Bret Brian, 16, also an Eagle Scout, at right, belong to Troop 19 in Au ...